While Java struggles frantically to restore its image, experts still doubt the languages security
Java overlords issue 113 critical patches for Oracle Fusion Middleware, Java SE, MySQL Server, Hyperion products and Oracle database and E-Business Suite.
With concerns over security of the platform lingering, Microsoft report urges Java users to put updating to Java 8 at the forefront of their agenda.
Security columnist Roger Grimes has declared war on client-side Java, but his suggestions are far from realistic.
Widely-used Google toolkit is affected by subtle change in JDK 7u51, but Oracle says its not an issue.
Last year, 91% of all web exploits used Java, while 99% of all mobile malware targeted Android devices.
Software giant pushes out 144 fixes, including solutions for critical issues in Java SE, FX, JDK, and JRE.
Following user confusion in October, Firefox devs take second shot at a click-to-play interface for Java applets.
Java.Tomdep reportedly turning victims into IRC-instructed zombies, but has yet to reveal its sinister agenda.
New click-to-run dialog added to enhance security
New click-to-run dialog added to enhance security but has some users burning with anger.
Massive patch is first of new quarterly update schedule, but security researchers say it
Massive patch is first of new quarterly update schedule, but security researchers say its still not enough.
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